By the Numbers: Minkah Fitzpatrick vs. Derwin James

Several weeks ago, I did a by the numbers piece on the top two Big Ten cornerbacks in this year’s draft, Ohio State’s Denzel Ward and Iowa’s Josh Jackson. This time, I am taking a look at two versatile defensive backs, Alabama’s Minkah Fitzpatrick and Florida State’s Derwin James. Fitzpatrick took college football by storm […]

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Goodbye Damarious Randall and Morgan Burnett, Hello New Green Bay Packers Defense

Another piece of the puzzle is gone. Morgan Burnett, long time starting safety of the Green Bay Packers, has moved on trading his green and gold for black and yellow. Morgan Burnett will help anchor the backend for the Pittsburgh Steelers. This move demonstrates the Packers’ willingness to put out with the old and bring […]

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Packers Taking Defensive Player in Latest Mock Draft

We’ve spent a lot of time this off-season discussing what type of GM Brian Gutekunst will be, as no one really knows until he starts putting his signature on this team. To try and predict what he will do in the draft is nearly impossible. I have been looking over mock draft recently and as […]

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The Packers Defense Needs to Get Mean, Ray Nitschke Mean!

Ray Nitschke was mean. There’s an old barber back in my college town in Dickinson, North Dakota who played linebacker for the Detroit Lions back in the 60’s. He still cuts hair to this day. Trust me, you don’t go to Ted’s Barber Shop for the quality of the haircut, you go there for the […]

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Free Agency: Packers Should Target CB Malcolm Butler

As I watched the thrilling Super Bowl between the New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles, one thing I wanted to keep an eye on were the pending free agents on both teams. As I watched the Eagles through the playoffs, it was obvious that their defense was special and would be a reason they […]

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A Bolstered Pass Rush Key to a Return to Super Bowl

We are now just days away from Super Bowl LII where the Philadelphia Eagles will square off against the New England Patriots in Minneapolis. As I get ready for the big game on Sunday, I can’t help but think with a healthy Aaron Rodgers and few upgrades the Packers could be playing in on Super […]

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